spiritualise


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Related to spiritualise: spiritualized

spiritualise


Past participle: spiritualised
Gerund: spiritualising

Imperative
spiritualise
spiritualise
Present
I spiritualise
you spiritualise
he/she/it spiritualises
we spiritualise
you spiritualise
they spiritualise
Preterite
I spiritualised
you spiritualised
he/she/it spiritualised
we spiritualised
you spiritualised
they spiritualised
Present Continuous
I am spiritualising
you are spiritualising
he/she/it is spiritualising
we are spiritualising
you are spiritualising
they are spiritualising
Present Perfect
I have spiritualised
you have spiritualised
he/she/it has spiritualised
we have spiritualised
you have spiritualised
they have spiritualised
Past Continuous
I was spiritualising
you were spiritualising
he/she/it was spiritualising
we were spiritualising
you were spiritualising
they were spiritualising
Past Perfect
I had spiritualised
you had spiritualised
he/she/it had spiritualised
we had spiritualised
you had spiritualised
they had spiritualised
Future
I will spiritualise
you will spiritualise
he/she/it will spiritualise
we will spiritualise
you will spiritualise
they will spiritualise
Future Perfect
I will have spiritualised
you will have spiritualised
he/she/it will have spiritualised
we will have spiritualised
you will have spiritualised
they will have spiritualised
Future Continuous
I will be spiritualising
you will be spiritualising
he/she/it will be spiritualising
we will be spiritualising
you will be spiritualising
they will be spiritualising
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been spiritualising
you have been spiritualising
he/she/it has been spiritualising
we have been spiritualising
you have been spiritualising
they have been spiritualising
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been spiritualising
you will have been spiritualising
he/she/it will have been spiritualising
we will have been spiritualising
you will have been spiritualising
they will have been spiritualising
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been spiritualising
you had been spiritualising
he/she/it had been spiritualising
we had been spiritualising
you had been spiritualising
they had been spiritualising
Conditional
I would spiritualise
you would spiritualise
he/she/it would spiritualise
we would spiritualise
you would spiritualise
they would spiritualise
Past Conditional
I would have spiritualised
you would have spiritualised
he/she/it would have spiritualised
we would have spiritualised
you would have spiritualised
they would have spiritualised
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.spiritualise - give a spiritual meaning to; read in a spiritual sense
construe, interpret, see - make sense of; assign a meaning to; "What message do you see in this letter?"; "How do you interpret his behavior?"
2.spiritualise - purify from the corrupting influences of the world; "During his stay at the ashram he was spiritualized"
purify, sanctify, purge - make pure or free from sin or guilt; "he left the monastery purified"
References in classic literature ?
The wiser effort would have been to diffuse thought and imagination through the opaque substance of to-day, and thus to make it a bright transparency; to spiritualise the burden that began to weigh so heavily; to seek, resolutely, the true and indestructible value that lay hidden in the petty and wearisome incidents, and ordinary characters with which I was now conversant.
Joseph William Sheppard, an inventor and man of means, has starved himself to death in the belief that he could so spiritualise his life that he could exist without eating.